"Safety for the College Community"
Dear Students, Faculty, Staff, and Guests of Santa Monica College,
Welcome to a new year at SMC. The Santa Monica College Police Department is committed to your safety and well‐being. We pride ourselves in serving this diverse community through professionalism, respect, integrity, dedication, and excellence. “Safety for the College Community” is our motto; we want you to know that your police department is here to assist you with pursuing your academic endeavors.
The SMCPD is a California P.O.S.T. Certified Agency with highly trained officers and support personnel committed to the highest standards of professionalism and service. We invite you to stop by and take advantage of our services and to explore our website here. We understand the importance of community engagement, and believe it truly takes a village to keep us safe.
It is my hope that we work together — so remember, if you see something, say something. We look forward to serving you in the future.
Chief of Police
Santa Monica Community College District
Santa Monica College Police Department
1718 Pearl St, Santa Monica CA 90405